Say Hello to Poitín: Irish Moonshine (and One of the Strongest Drinks on the Planet!)

Say Hello to Poitín: Irish Moonshine (and One of the Strongest Drinks on the Planet!)

Poitin, a long-banned Irish moonshine, is re-emerging from a checkered history of legend and prohibition to become its homeland’s most trending spirit.

Why You Should Be Drinking Poitín, the Original Irish Moonshine

Poitin, a long-banned Irish moonshine, is re-emerging from a checkered history of legend and prohibition to become its homeland’s most trending spirit.

Poitín – ‘Irish moonshine’.(pronounced po-cheen) is one of the strongest drinks in the world. It is also known as Poteen. It was illegal for centuries and so, like moonshine, it was homemade, usually in remote rural areas. People would make it out of whatever they had to spare which was usually potatoes or apples. The quality of the drink varied hugely from one maker to the next. Image copyright Ireland Calling

Poitín – ‘Irish moonshine’.(pronounced po-cheen) is one of the strongest drinks in the world. It is also known as Poteen. It was illegal for centuries and so, like moonshine, it was homemade, usually in remote rural areas. People would make it out of whatever they had to spare which was usually potatoes or apples. The quality of the drink varied hugely from one maker to the next. Image copyright Ireland Calling

Product Launch - Teeling Whiskey Co has released the first spirit to be made at its distillery in Dublin.

Product Launch - Teeling Whiskey Co has released the first spirit to be made at its distillery in Dublin.

A Beginner's Guide to Whiskey | The rise of the craft cocktail has paved the way for a new generation of whiskey drinkers. Discover the rich history of this smooth spirit, from its roots in ancient Mesopotamia and the rise of "moonshine," to understanding the difference between types of whiskies, from bourbon and scotch to Irish whisky and Tennessee whiskey.

A Beginner's Guide to Whiskey | The rise of the craft cocktail has paved the way for a new generation of whiskey drinkers. Discover the rich history of this smooth spirit, from its roots in ancient Mesopotamia and the rise of "moonshine," to understanding the difference between types of whiskies, from bourbon and scotch to Irish whisky and Tennessee whiskey.

Homemade Baileys Irish Cream

Homemade Baileys Irish Cream

A deliciously creamy and chocolatey homemade Thermomix alcoholic drink that tastes just like Bailey’s Irish Cream (and it only takes 2 minutes to make!

Knockeen Hills Poteen. This is pretty much Irish moonshine and can be up to 90 percent ABV. I'm scared but intrigued. Poteen was illegal in Ireland for centuries.

Knockeen Hills Poteen. This is pretty much Irish moonshine and can be up to 90 percent ABV. I'm scared but intrigued. Poteen was illegal in Ireland for centuries.

Spirits: Irish moonshine

Spirits: Irish moonshine

IF we can't afford a cigar roller......get them ourselves and have a cigar and whiskey bar at the party

Kevin’s Whiskey & Cigar 30th Birthday party

IF we can't afford a cigar roller......get them ourselves and have a cigar and whiskey bar at the party

Make your own homemade Irish cream liqueur! Way less expensive than store bought, and just as delicious!

How To Make Homemade Irish Cream Liqueur

Make your own homemade Irish cream liqueur! Way less expensive than store bought, and just as delicious!

Teeling Whisky Co Poitin : Buy Online - The Whisky Exchange - A punchy bottling of the infamous Irish moonshine known as Poitin, put together by the folks of the Teeling Whisky Company. A blend of double-distilled malt spirit and triple distilled maize spirit...

Teeling Whiskey Co Poitin

Teeling Whisky Co Poitin : Buy Online - The Whisky Exchange - A punchy bottling of the infamous Irish moonshine known as Poitin, put together by the folks of the Teeling Whisky Company. A blend of double-distilled malt spirit and triple distilled maize spirit...

Poitín is essentially the traditional Irish equivalent to moonshine and holds a reputation for being one of the strongest spirits in the world, thanks to its 60%-95% ABV.

Poitín is essentially the traditional Irish equivalent to moonshine and holds a reputation for being one of the strongest spirits in the world, thanks to its 60%-95% ABV.

Great Wagon Road produces fine craft spirits in Charlotte, North Carolina - we distill whiskey, vodka and irish moonshine with our no-shortcuts process.

Great Wagon Road produces fine craft spirits in Charlotte, North Carolina - we distill whiskey, vodka and irish moonshine with our no-shortcuts process.

Poitín? On first glance you are scratching your head what the heck is this? Irish Moonshine? Not quite. Poitín is a distilled spirit specialty. Made from potatoes potato peels molasses and Sage. Minnesota born and bred.  Bent brewstillery's artisanal distilling creativity comes from the slightly "bent" mind of Bartley Blume the creative genius behind the still.  A surprisingly smooth and refined white spirit Poitín is not your grandpa's hooch. This stuff is for sipping neat. Sort of a hot…

Poitín? On first glance you are scratching your head what the heck is this? Irish Moonshine? Not quite. Poitín is a distilled spirit specialty. Made from potatoes potato peels molasses and Sage. Minnesota born and bred. Bent brewstillery's artisanal distilling creativity comes from the slightly "bent" mind of Bartley Blume the creative genius behind the still. A surprisingly smooth and refined white spirit Poitín is not your grandpa's hooch. This stuff is for sipping neat. Sort of a hot…

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